IDEA is a program that allows established food companies to scale more efficiently. Ten minority or women-owned businesses in the City of Reading with sales of $50,000 or more will be selected.
Chosen participants will receive customized mentorship and training in innovation and creativity in the food industry, product development, technology trends, packaging and labeling, package design, trade shows, nutrition, international trade and wholesale distribution.
Specialized consultants will be available to support the growth of the business.
The program will also receive support from strategic partners such as National Penn Bank, who developed a microloan program for up to $10,000....
IDEA is a program that allows established food companies to scale more efficiently. Ten minority or women-owned businesses in the City of Reading with sales of $50,000 or more will be selected.
Chosen participants will receive customized mentorship and training in innovation and creativity in the food industry, product development, technology trends, packaging and labeling, package design, trade shows, nutrition, international trade and wholesale distribution.
Specialized consultants will be available to support the growth of the business.
The program will also receive support from strategic partners such as National Penn Bank, who developed a microloan program for up to $10,000.
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